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Unique Diving in a Mountain Lake in Austria

Here’s somewhat of an odd occurrence…the emerald green waters of this mountain lake offer some of the most unique diving in landlocked Austria. On the bed of the lake underwater explorers will discover fish swimming though the branches of trees, a floor covered in grass, benches, bridges and a landscape …

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The Lost Gardens of Heligan

The Lost Gardens of Heligan, near Mevagissey in Cornwall, are one of the most popular botanical gardens in the UK. The style of the gardens is typical of the nineteenth century Gardenesque style, with areas of different character and in different design styles. source source The gardens were created by …

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Bird’s Eye View of Britain

British landscape photography, shot from the air, is a specialty of photographer Jason Hawkes. His recent book, Britain From Above Month by Month, features photos that give you a birds eye view of Britain from the city to the countryside. Link: Jason Hawkes The Glenfinnan Viaduct Sports fields Buckingham Palace, …

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Amazing Village Landscapes – Amatciems

A Latvian billionaire created a housing development in Cēsis, Latvia, about 80km from the capital, Riga, where he purchased over 3000 hectares of wild forest. He created an “eco” village, calling it “Amatciems”. Such project is quite unique for Latvia. No fencing and no asphalted roads are allowed. Only ecological, …

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Night and Day Fun in Tenerife

Tenerife belongs to the group of islands called the Canary Islands; it is the largest of the islands in the group. The other islands are smaller in size such as La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro. It has lushness all around with the highest peak being the El Teide …